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Postal Stationery, Covers and FDCs




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Lot 13020

U.S., Mint Postal Stationery Collection, 1863-98, hundreds of mint stamped envelopes, includes #U377 (70; Scott value $1120), #UO5 "Specimen", #UO7, #UO12 with a few "Specimen"; a few Possessions including Puerto Rico #W1; Cuba #U4, W2; Philippines #U30; useful, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 4.8 lbs.
Suggested Bid $300
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Lot 13021
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U.S., Mint & Used Postal Card Accumulation, 1873-91, assortment of about 300 ranging between #UX1//UX11, with mint, preprinted and used; the value is mainly in the mint cards, which include #UX5 (43), UX7 (44), UX9 (17), UX11 (51); as one would expect, condition is mixed, but there are many nice clean cards, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 2.8 lbs. Scott $8,400+ .
Suggested Bid $750
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Lot 13022
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U.S., Postal Card First Day Collection, 1951-1990, held in a cover album, over 100 postal cards with first day cancels, appears complete from UX38-UX107 and UY13 to UY37, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 4.2 lbs.
Suggested Bid $100
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Lot 13023

U.S., Pennsylvania State Postcards, 1903-70, approximately 600, mostly Philadelphia & Pittsburgh with classic, linen and chrome issues; almost all scenes, Very Good to Excellent. Shipping charges apply - weight 8.4 lbs.
Suggested Bid $100
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Lot 13024

U.S., Seigle Railroad Covers - Last but not least, more than 600 cards and covers with minimal duplication, all with "R.P.O." markings, packed into a long cover box; late 19th to mid-20th century with most being early 20th, including several illustrated advertising covers; many have original purchase details. Shipping charges apply - weight 9.4 lbs.
Suggested Bid $2,500
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Lot 13025

U.S., Seigle "R.P.O." Covers - Super Selection, more than 600 cards and covers with minimal duplication, all with "R.P.O." markings, packed into a long cover box; late 19th to mid-20th century with most being early 20th, including several illustrated advertising covers; many have original purchase details. Shipping charges apply - weight 8.8 lbs.
Suggested Bid $2,500
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Lot 13026

U.S., Seigle "R.P.O." Covers - Worthwhile balance, more than 600 cards and covers with minimal duplication, all with "R.P.O." markings, packed into a long cover box; late 19th to mid-20th century with most being early 20th, including several illustrated advertising covers; many have original purchase details. Shipping charges apply - weight 9.4 lbs.
Suggested Bid $2,500
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Lot 13027

U.S., Seigle "R.P.O." Covers - Trainspotting at its best, more than 600 cards and covers with minimal duplication, all with "R.P.O." markings, packed into a long cover box; late 19th to mid-20th century with most being early 20th, including several illustrated advertising covers; many have original purchase details. Shipping charges apply - weight 9.6 lbs.
Suggested Bid $2,000
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Lot 13028

U.S., Seigle "R.P.O." Covers, more than 500 covers, more than 300 of them legal size, all with "R.P.O." markings, packed into a long cover box; late 19th to mid-20th century with most being early 20th, some with illustrated advertising; many have original purchase details. Shipping charges apply - weight 8.4 lbs.
Suggested Bid $500
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Lot 13029

U.S., U.S. Constitution Collection, 1934-1940, wonderful collection, consisting of commemorative covers, first day cover 720b, John Hancock "The Story of the U.S. Frigate Constitution", four different colored labels to commemorate holiday, binder format "The 1931-1934 Cruise of U.S. Frigate Constitution, "Cachets of the U.S. Frigate Constitution", "United States Frigate Constitution A Brief Account", Albright "The East Coast Cruise of the U.S. Frigate Constitution", great ephemeral lot, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 15.8 lbs.
Suggested Bid $100
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Lot 13030

U.S., First Flight & Miscellaneous Covers, 1925-75, in the neighborhood of 650 covers, in four glassine boxes; we note jet First Day Covers from the 1970s, CAM First Flight Covers from the 1920s and 1930s, and FAMs from the 1940s; there are also aviation shows, National Aeronautic Meetings, Army Air Maneuvers, Airmail Weeks, 25th Anniversary of Wright Brothers' Flight, airport dedications, and more; a plethora of useful material, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 10.2 lbs.
Suggested Bid $300
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Lot 13031

U.S., Apollo & Skylab Covers, 1972-79, about 450 space covers, including Apollo 15, Apollo 16, and Apollo 17 with different cachets, some foil; various recovery covers, Skylab 1, Skylab 2, Skylab 3, Apollo-Soyuz, Flight Research Center covers, Challenger, Columbia, and much more; great stock for your business, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 5.8 lbs.
Suggested Bid $300
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Lot 13032

U.S., Kitty Hawk Commemorative Cover Collection, 1938-78, around 200 covers in three volumes, mostly 1978 cachets, with a enlarged proof of #C91 & C92, plus two copper and two silver coins; a lovely collection that should be yours, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 12.4 lbs.
Suggested Bid $250
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Lot 13033

U.S., Telegraph & Telephone Collection, 1853-1945, stupendous collection of telegraph & telephone material, includes blind embossed ad cover for American Telegraph Co, The Magnetic Telegraph envelope, ad cover Penna. R.R. Company, 1945 Philippine Long Distance Telephone Co. for 20 shares of stock (6) comic telegraph postcards, 1893 cover with (3) pink "Please Send Telegrams Cablegrams", illustrated Western Union telegram, Western Union booklet blank telegrams, dozens of telegram covers, blank telegrams, a useful lot, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 2.4 lbs.
Suggested Bid $350
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Lot 13034

U.S., 3¢ Washington Postal History Collection, 1851-67, a binder of more than 90 covers franked with #11, 26, or 65 (even a #64); nice quality in an unpicked, unchecked lot, including fancy and colored cancels, some of it a correspondence, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 3.4 lbs.
Suggested Bid $750
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Lot 13035

U.S., Flight and Space Pioneers, Collection of 42 Signed Covers, neatly arranged on Fleetwood cover pages or black stockpages; from the early years of Airmail flights to the space program, some of the greats are here, including Ovington (6), Hinton (7), BL Rowe (2), Doolittle, Anne Lindbergh (no Charles), John Glenn, Alan Bean, Michael Collins, White & McDivitt, and others, plus a group of artist/designer-signed Space-related covers; all covers cacheted for the affixed stamp issue, flight or event, with First Flights, Airmail Weeks, commemorative and dedication events, etc.; generally clean and sound, though a few older covers show signs of age; see them all online. Shipping charges apply - weight 1.4 lbs.
Suggested Bid $500
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Lot 13036

U.S., Air Mail Cover Collection, 1926-1975, approximately 400 covers, with 1926 Cam 10 with C4, 1927 Cam 18 serviced by Roessler, 1931 Cam 34 first overnight mail service, 1929 FAM 5, 1939 FAM 18 with C24, 1934 FAM 27, 1929 CAM 20, 1928 CAM 25, 1928 CAM 17, plus airport dedications, National Airmail week, moderate duplication, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 3.6 lbs.
Suggested Bid $400
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Lot 13037

U.S., Shaker Town Cancel Cover Collection, 1830-65, 34 covers, 47 picture postcards and a few items of ephemera; covers are generally to or from Shaker towns, including from Canterbury, Shaker Village, Alfred, Watervliet; postcards include Old Shaker Church, The Chapel East Canterbury, Dining Hall; real photos include Ann Lee Cottage Mount Lebanon, Shaker Dwelling House, Shaker Cowbarn, and Chair Store, F.-V.F., scarce and historic. Shipping charges apply - weight 2.6 lbs.
Suggested Bid $350
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Lot 13038

U.S., Washington Bicentennial Celebration, 1932 (Scott 704-715), better includes the set complete, split over two entires (5¢ and 1½¢) First Day cancelled Jan. 1; a complete set (single cover) cancelled on Washington's birthday; 12 photos (of the original painting or sculpture) with annotation on reversel 11 5"x6" photos; set of singles on cacheted covers dated July 9 plus set of blocks of four on similar covers dated July 4 (all addressed to George Linn); and a set of stamped envelopes; excellent selection, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 1 lbs.
Suggested Bid $200
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Lot 13039

U.S., First Day Cover Collection, 1934-1956, mostly uncacheted and addressed to Grove City PA postmaster Olive McCoy (note about her accompanies), better incl. Nos. 744-749 (no DC), 772-783 (1 or 2 each of the official cities except Washington DC), 784 (4), 785-794 (2-4 each), 785 (5 OR & 5 NY), 796-802 (5), 803-834 (3), 804-832 & 834 (2), 804b-807a (5), 835-838 (5), 839-851 (5), 852-854 (5), 855, 856 (18), 857 (6), 858 (5 of each town) 859-893 (5), 894 (5 MO & 5 CA), 895-906 (5), 909-921 (5), C24 (5), C25-C31 (5), C25a (5), CE2 (2 cacheted), E17 (5), E18 (5), organized for easy addition to stock or eBay sale, Very Fine lot, From the Estate of David L. Miller who passed away in 1970. Shipping charges apply - weight 14.2 lbs. Scott approximately $7,750 for the listed items .
Suggested Bid $600
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Lot 13040

U.S., First Day & Cacheted Covers, 1930-2010, approximately 200 covers, with Nixon inaugural covers, hand painted covers with 2468, 2540 plate block of four, 2541 plate block of four, 2542 plate block of four, a hearty lot, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 3.6 lbs.
Suggested Bid $200
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Lot 13041

U.S., First Day Covers & Sheets/Part-Sheets, 1940-1975, end of a storied consignment, made up of many hundreds of 1940s to 1970s First Day Covers, some duplication, plus mint Airmail sheets including #C42-C44, some U.S. face stuck; an intriguing and possibly valuable lot, F.-V.F., ex-Abrams. Shipping charges apply - weight 24.8 lbs.
Suggested Bid $250
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Lot 13042

U.S., Space First Day Covers, 1962-81, in the vacinity of 175 covers on pages in two binders; includes #1193 with singles, blocks and plate blocks, 1331-1332, 1371, 1434-1435, 1912-1918, with all manner of cachets, many of them quite scarce, F.-V.F. Shipping charges apply - weight 8.2 lbs.
Suggested Bid $150
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Lot 13043

U.S. and Foreign, Cover Accumulation, mostly from 1930's-1990's, approximately 1,000 to 2,000 covers, filling two large boxes, either bundled together or on album pages, from the balance of a large collection, containing many first day covers, with many Express, Priority, High Denomination, Presidents gold foil set, State Birds and Flowers set, better Souvenir sheet FDC's and some early Worldwide commercial mail covers, plenty of useful items with higher denominations and useful topicals that can be broken down for individual retail sale, generally F.-V.F., ex Keller. Shipping charges apply - weight 31.8 lbs.
Suggested Bid $100
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